This essay writing packet, graphic organizer and student index cards are great tools for teaching beginning essay writers how to develop a 5 paragraph essay.
This updated file includes
1. 2 Choices of Color-coded Graphic Organizers (now with lines for easy word placement)
2. Color-Coded instruction/outline/explanation sheet for Smart
Board presentations, overhead projectors or handouts
3. Six Individual Color-Coded and numbered, printable index cards
for each step. Cards may be laminated or printed on cardstock.
Cards may be hole-punched and kept on a binder ring for easy access. There is also room for student's name to be written on the top card.
Printing directions are included.
I am currently using this with my 6th grade students with learning difficulties. I have seen great success with students who had no previous essay writing experience.
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